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Dr William Young

Dr William Young
Honorary Senior Lecturer

Mary Seacole 3/36

Ellmers, T., Cocks, A. and Young, W. (2019) 'Evidence of a link between fall-related anxiety and high-risk patterns of visual search in older adults during adaptive locomotion'. Journals of Gerontology, Series A. ISSN: 1079-5006 Open Access Link

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Mak, T., Young, W., Wing-Kai, L., Tse, A. and Wong, T. (2019) 'The Role of Attentional Focus on Walking Efficiency among Older Fallers and Non-fallers'. Age and Ageing. ISSN: 1468-2834 Open Access Link

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Chan, DCL., Wong, TWL., Zhu, FF., Lam, CC., Young, W., Capio, CM. and et al. (2019) 'Investigating changes in real-time conscious postural processing by older adults during different stance positions using electroencephalography coherence'. Experimental Ageing Research.Open Access Link

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Ellmers, T., Cocks, A. and Young, W. (2019) 'Exploring attentional focus of older adult fallers during heightened postural threat'. Psychological Research. pp. 1 - 13. ISSN: 0340-0727 Open Access Link

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Ellmers, T. and Young, W. (2019) 'The influence of anxiety and attentional focus on visual search during adaptive gait'. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 45 (6). pp. 697 - 714. ISSN: 0096-1523 Open Access Link

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Chow, VWK., Ellmers, TJ., Mak, TCT., Young, W. and Wong, TWL. (2019) 'Revisiting the relationship between internal focus and balance control in young and older adults'. Frontiers in Neurology, 10 (JAN). ISSN: 1664-2295 Open Access Link

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Mak, T., Young, W., Chan, D. and Wong, T. (2018) 'Gait Stability in Older Adults during Level-ground Walking: The Attentional Focus Approach'. Journals of Gerontology, Series B. ISSN: 1079-5014 Open Access Link

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Uiga, L., Capio, CM., Ryu, D., Young, WR., Wilson, MR., Wong, TWL., et al. (2018) 'The role of movement specific reinvestment in visuo-motor control of walking by older adults'. Journals of Gerontology, Series B. ISSN: 1079-5014 Open Access Link

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amini, A., Banitsas, K. and young, W. (2018) 'Kinect4FOG: Monitoring and Improving Mobility in People with Parkinson’s using a Novel system incorporating the Microsoft Kinect v2'. Disability and Rehabilitation, 14 (6). pp. 566 - 573. ISSN: 0963-8288 Open Access Link

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Ellmers, TJ. and Young, WR. (2018) 'Conscious motor control impairs attentional processing efficiency during precision stepping'. Gait and Posture, 63. pp. 58 - 62. ISSN: 0966-6362 Open Access Link

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Ellmers, TJ., Paraskevopoulos, IT., Williams, AM. and Young, WR. (2018) 'Recalibrating disparities in perceived and actual balance abilities in older adults: A mixed-methods evaluation of a novel exergaming intervention'. Journal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation, 15 (1). pp. 26. ISSN: 1743-0003 Open Access Link

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Doumas, M., Morsanyi, K. and Young, W. (2017) 'Cognitively and socially induced stress affects postural control'. Experimental Brain Research, 236 (1). pp. 305 - 314. ISSN: 0014-4819 Open Access Link

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Keune, PM., Young, WR., Paraskevopoulos, IT., Hansen, S., Muenssinger, J., Oschmann, P. and et al. (2017) 'Measuring standing balance in multiple sclerosis: Further progress towards an automatic and reliable method in clinical practice'. Journal of the Neurological Sciences, 379 (1). pp. 157 - 162. ISSN: 0022-510X Open Access Link

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Ellmers, TJ., Cocks, AJ., Doumas, M., Williams, AM. and Young, W. (2016) 'Gazing into Thin Air: The Dual-Task Costs of Movement Planning and Execution during Adaptive Gait'. PloS ONE, 11 (11). pp. e0166063 - e0166063. ISSN: 1932-6203 Open Access Link

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Ellmers, T., Machado, G., Wong, T., Zhu, F., Williams, MA. and Young, W. (2016) 'A validation of neural co-activation as a measure of attentional focus in a postural task'. Gait and Posture, 50. pp. 229 - 231. ISSN: 1879-2219 Open Access Link

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Young, W., Shreve, L., Quinn, E., Craig, C. and Bronte-Stewart, H. (2016) 'Auditory cueing in Parkinson's patients with freezing of gait. What matters most: action-relevance or cue-continuity?'. Neuropsychologia, 87. pp. 54 - 62. ISSN: 0028-3932 Open Access Link

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Young, W., Olonilua, M., Masters, RSW., Dimitriadis, S. and Williams, AM. (2016) 'Examining links between anxiety, reinvestment and walking when talking by older adults during adaptive gait. Experimental Brain Research.'. Experimental Brain Research, 234 (1). pp. 161 - 172. ISSN: 1432-1106 Open Access Link

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Keune, PM., Cocks, AJ., Young, WR., Burschka, JM., Hansen, S., Hofstadt-van Oy, U., et al. (2015) 'Dynamic walking features and improved walking performance in multiple sclerosis patients treated with fampridine (4-aminopyridine)'. BMC Neurology, 15 (1). pp. 1 - 8. ISSN: 1471-2377 Open Access Link

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Whyatt, C., Merriman, NA., Young, W., Newell, FN. and Craig, C. (2015) 'A Wii bit of fun: A novel platform to deliver effective balance training to older adults.'. Games for Health Journal, 4 (6). pp. 423 - 433. ISSN: 2161-783X Open Access Link

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Young, WR. and Mark Williams, A. (2015) 'How fear of falling can increase fall-risk in older adults: Applying psychological theory to practical observations'. Gait and Posture, 41 (1). pp. 7 - 12. ISSN: 0966-6362 Open Access Link

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Bieńkiewicz, MMN., Young, WR. and Craig, CM. (2014) 'Balls to the wall: How acoustic information from a ball in motion guides interceptive movement in people with Parkinson's disease'. Neuroscience, 275. pp. 508 - 518. ISSN: 0306-4522 Open Access Link

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Young, WR., Rodger, MWM. and Craig, CM. (2014) 'Auditory observation of stepping actions can cue both spatial and temporal components of gait in Parkinson's disease patients'. Neuropsychologia, 57 (1). pp. 140 - 153. ISSN: 0028-3932 Open Access Link

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Young, WR. (2014) 'We need a balanced perspective in Wii-search'. Gait and Posture, 39 (4). pp. 1156 - 1157. ISSN: 0966-6362

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Rodger, MWM., Young, WR. and Craig, CM. (2013) 'Synthesis of Walking Sounds for Alleviating Gait Disturbances in Parkinson’s Disease'. IEEE Transactions on Neural Systems and Rehabilitation Engineering, 22 (99:TNSRE-2013-00115). pp. 543 - 548. ISSN: 1534-4320

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Bienkiewicz, MM., Rodger, MW., Young, WR. and Craig, CM. (2013) 'Time to get a move on: Overcoming bradykinetic movement in Parkinson's disease with artificial sensory guidance generated from biological motion'. Behavioural Brain Research, 253 (253). pp. 111 - 120. ISSN: 0166-4328

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Young, W., Rodger, M. and Craig, C. (2013) 'Perceiving and reenacting spatiotemporal characteristics of walking sounds'. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 39 (2). pp. 464 - 476. ISSN: 1939-1277

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Young, W. and Hollands, MA. (2012) 'Newly acquired fear of falling leads to altered eye movement patterns and reduced stepping safety: A case study'. PLoS One, 11 (11). pp. e49765 - e49765. ISSN: 1932-6203 Open Access Link

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Young, W. and Hollands, M. (2012) 'Evidence for age-related decline in visuomotor function and reactive stepping adjustments.'. Gait and Posture, 36 (3). pp. 477 - 81. ISSN: 0966-6362

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Young, WR., Wing, AM. and Hollands, MA. (2012) 'Influences of state anxiety on gaze behavior and stepping accuracy in older adults during adaptive locomotion'. Journal of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 67 (1). pp. 43 - 51. ISSN: 1079-5014 Open Access Link

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Thøgersen-Ntoumani, C., Barkoukis, V., Grano, C., Lucidi, F., Lindwall, M., Liukkonen, J., et al. (2011) 'Health and well-being profiles of older european adults'. European journal of ageing, 8 (2). pp. 75 - 85. ISSN: 1613-9372

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Young, W., Ferguson, S., Brault, S. and Craig, C. (2011) 'Assessing and training standing balance in older adults: a novel approach using the 'Nintendo Wii' Balance Board.'. Gait and Posture, 33 (2). pp. 303 - 305. ISSN: 0966-6362

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Young, W. and Hollands, MA. (2010) 'Can telling older adults where to look reduce falls? Evidence for a causal link between inappropriate visual sampling and suboptimal stepping performance.'. Experimental Brain Research, 204 (1). pp. 103 - 113. ISSN: 0014-4819

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